EVENT DATE : March 27

Learn about Jane Delury, an associate professor of creative writing and English at the University of Baltimore, and her debut novel. 7 p.m. TheIvyBookshop.com


Classical guitarist Stanley Alexandrowicz brings his double-necked 10-string romantic guitar for a concert of music from the Romantic era and more recent music. 8 p.m. Free and open to the public. 

EVENT DATE : April 2
Towson Chamber of Commerce

Join Towson University students and community members as they help clean up Towson. 8 a.m.

EVENT DATE : April 4
Center for the Arts, Towson University

The Bill and Helen Murray Jazz Residency presents saxophonist Ellery Eskelin ’81, in a concert of solo improvisations. 

EVENT DATE : April 4
Haebler Memorial Chapel, 
Goucher College

Hear a varied program of spring music sung by the Goucher College Choir. 8 p.m.

EVENT DATE : April 8
Hampton Mansion and Grounds

Park ranger Anokwale will take you on a 90-minute journey through the Hampton mansion, ice house and octagon house foundation to tell the history of those who toiled to make the Ridgely’s lavish lifestyle possible. 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. 
HistoricHampton.org; NPS.gov/Hamp

EVENT DATE : April 13
Walters Art Museum

Enjoy floral arranging, a lecture and light lunch to ring in the spring season at the Walters. 10:30 a.m.

EVENT DATE : April 15
Lake Roland

Enjoy a 5-mile run through Lake Roland Park and be rewarded with doughnuts and hot beverages. 9 a.m.

EVENT DATE : April 18
Eagle’s Nest Country Club, 
Phoenix, MD

lease join The Women's Committee of Historic Hampton Inc. at their annual spring luncheon. Net proceeds benefit Hampton National Historic Site. Contact Nancy E. Smith at 410.665.8133. 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. 
HistoricHampton.org; NPS.gov/Hamp

EVENT DATE : April 22
Hampton Farmhouse and Mansion

Join us on Earth Day to view the student art exhibition at the farmhouse and then stroll over to the mansion to hear a student harp recital. 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. 
HistoricHampton.org; NPS.gov/Hamp

EVENT DATE : April 22
Cromwell Valley Park

Join Cromwell Valley rangers and learn about the importance of maintaining the natural environment. 1 p.m.

EVENT DATE : April 28
The Ivy Bookshop

Join the Ivy in celebrating independent bookstore day! 10 a.m.

EVENT DATE : April 29
Hampton Mansion’s lower 
parking lot and picnic area

BARCS, Baltimore Humane Society, Baltimore County Animal Services, Greyhound Pet Adoption and MD SPCA will be accompanied by furry friends waiting for you to give them a forever home. Enjoy contests for best dressed, obedience and cutest dog or cat. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 
HistoricHampton.org; NPS.gov/Hamp